Edwin R. Spicer

Edwin R. Spicer, 89, passed away in his home surrounded by his loved ones on Saturday, March 25, 2023.  Edwin (Ed) was born June 30, 1933 to Addie and Charles Spicer in Harlan, Kentucky.  He was involved with sports and helping around his family’s farm as he grew up.   He graduated from Gettysburg College in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Upon graduation Ed proudly served his country in the U. S. Air Force, where he met his wife Naomi.

After resigning as a Captain in the military, Edwin supported his family as an Insurance/Financial Advisor for many years.  He was an outdoorsman, enjoying camping, hunting and saltwater fishing. He also loved to travel the country in his RV.  Edwin was a talented metal sculpturer, wood worker, wood turner, and a member of the Gulf Coast Woodturners Association.

Edwin was preceded in death by his parents, son Glenn Spicer, sister Sara Lezek, brothers Neal, Phillip, Hugh, Charles, John, and William.

He leaves behind his beloved wife of 67 years Naomi Spicer; daughters Kimberly Lewis, and Delia Spicer; brother, Oscar Spicer; daughter-in-law Donna Haag Spicer; five grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and numerous other family and friends.

There will be a celebration of life for Edwin Spicer on Saturday, April 8, 2023, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, with a service at 12:00 pm, at Crowder Funeral Home Chapel, in Dickinson, Texas.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the charity of your choice.


  1. Our deepest condolences to Aunt Naomi, Cousins Kim and Delia, and the entire family for your loss. I was fortunate to establish a relationship with Uncle Ed in recent years and enjoyed our talks by phone and in person. We established a warm friendship and he filled my knowledge gaps about family history. Uncle Ed was such a gracious and welcoming person, who represented our Spicer family so well. I’ll miss him very much. Rest in peace, Uncle Ed

    David Neal Spicer family
    (Tracy, Tiffany, Sarah, and Alexandra)

    David N Spicer
  2. We have many happy memories of our Spicer cousins. Sending love from Roberta Austin Widman.

    Emily Texter
  3. Our deepest condolences to the Spicer family and prayers for comfort from the Lord.
    The Greens (Aaran, Lindsey, Elijah, Shiloh, Penelope, and Margaret)

    Aaran Green
  4. What an absolutely amazing man. I have so many wonderful memories of him. But what I will never be able to forget, is how much grace, compassion and love, he gave to my mother in her last days. Thank you so much and may you rest in peace.

    Rich Dalton
  5. Our deepest sympathy on the loss of Uncle Ed. His memory will live on in our hearts. Uncle Ed made our visits to Texas feel like home; we will miss long talks, Tex-Mex dinners, and so much more. Sending love to Aunt Naomi, Cousins Delia & Kim.
    The Smiths

    Dawn, Brad & Christopher Smith
  6. You have my deepest condolences on the passing of a wonderful man. I remember the few interactions i had with him over the years. He always had a smile on his face and a laugh in his voice. He never made me feel like i was ever out of place. I remember when we all went salt water fishing on his boat and i was throwing up the whole time. He never got mad at me. He was actually tickled by it because we caught so much fish that day because of my “chumming” skills! I will miss him greatly. Much love to aunt naomi and cousins delia and kim!

    Shaun Cook
  7. My sincerest condolences to you Aunt Naomi , Delia & Kim. He was a true gentleman and will never be forgotten.

    Michelle Schwartz
  8. My sincerest sympathy for Ed’s family, especially Delia. May Ed rest in peace.

    Andy Chen
  9. My heartfelt sympathy for the Spicer family. Stay strong in this time of grief.

    Steve LeGrue
  10. My condolences to the Spicer family. Rest in peace my friend.

    Paul Millo
  11. To the dear family our deepest sympathy to you all. Ed was very dear to us. Our fond memories of all the wonderful times we spent together will always be in our hearts. May the Lord surround you with his comfort and love. Prayers to you all.
    Richard and Patty Parliman and Family

    Richard Parliman

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